InnovationsWhile the Metroid series was over fifteen years old when Metroid Prime 2: Echoes came out, this was the first game in the franchise's history to have any kind of voice-acting and multiplayer.
ReferencesTallon IV, the planet from the first Metroid Prime, makes a cameo appearance as a part of the background in the Space Station arena.
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